Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Confluence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Confluence over the 6 months to 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Confluence
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 98 138
Rank change year-on-year +3 +40 -19
Contract jobs citing Confluence 41 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.46% 0.44% 0.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.90% 2.93% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £301 £313 £163
90th Percentile £575 £500 £458
Scotland median daily rate £400 £358 £413
% change year-on-year +11.89% -13.33% +12.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Confluence is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 414 273 629
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 14.71% 14.85% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 164 355
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £203 £163 £264
90th Percentile £566 £500 £545
Scotland median daily rate £390 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +11.43% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.18 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.49% +0.84% -17.30%
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -51.39% +67.44%

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Confluence as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Edinburgh

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Confluence in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Edinburgh

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Confluence in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Confluence in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Confluence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 41 (100.00%) JIRA
2 36 (87.80%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (43.90%) Banking
3 18 (43.90%) Scrum
4 16 (39.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (34.15%) Java
6 12 (29.27%) Finance
6 12 (29.27%) DevOps
7 10 (24.39%) Oracle
8 9 (21.95%) Microservices
9 8 (19.51%) Node.js
9 8 (19.51%) SOAP
9 8 (19.51%) SOA
9 8 (19.51%) Spring
10 7 (17.07%) Data Analysis
10 7 (17.07%) Middleware
10 7 (17.07%) REST
10 7 (17.07%) Atlassian
10 7 (17.07%) Test Automation
10 7 (17.07%) React
11 6 (14.63%) Software Architecture
11 6 (14.63%) TeamCity
11 6 (14.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
11 6 (14.63%) User Stories
11 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
11 6 (14.63%) Hibernate
11 6 (14.63%) Web Development
12 5 (12.20%) QA
12 5 (12.20%) Maven

Confluence
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.88%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (4.88%) JBoss
4 1 (2.44%) Apache
4 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) Bluemix
2 1 (2.44%) GitHub
2 1 (2.44%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (2.44%) DHCP
2 1 (2.44%) Firewall
2 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.44%) MPLS
2 1 (2.44%) Skype
2 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.76%) Big Data
2 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 41 (100.00%) JIRA
2 6 (14.63%) Jenkins
2 6 (14.63%) TeamCity
3 5 (12.20%) Artifactory
3 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.20%) Maven
4 4 (9.76%) Ant
5 3 (7.32%) JBehave
5 3 (7.32%) Subversion
6 2 (4.88%) Bitbucket
6 2 (4.88%) JMeter
6 2 (4.88%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.88%) Zephyr
7 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.44%) FishEye
7 1 (2.44%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (2.44%) Selenium
General
1 18 (43.90%) Banking
2 12 (29.27%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Digital Economy
4 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Analyst
2 11 (26.83%) Business Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Architect
3 6 (14.63%) Scrum Master
4 5 (12.20%) Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Java Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Big Data Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Big Data Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Data Architect
6 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Java Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Java Technical Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Web Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) Node.js
1 8 (19.51%) SOAP
1 8 (19.51%) Spring
2 7 (17.07%) Middleware
2 7 (17.07%) React
2 7 (17.07%) REST
3 6 (14.63%) Hibernate
4 5 (12.20%) HTML
4 5 (12.20%) Redux
4 5 (12.20%) Spring Boot
5 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
5 3 (7.32%) CSS
5 3 (7.32%) HTML5
5 3 (7.32%) J2EE
5 3 (7.32%) jQuery
5 3 (7.32%) Kafka
5 3 (7.32%) Web Services
6 2 (4.88%) Ajax
6 2 (4.88%) jBPM
6 2 (4.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (12.20%) iPad
2 4 (9.76%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Online Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.44%) Clustering
5 1 (2.44%) User Experience
5 1 (2.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.44%) Unix
3 1 (2.44%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (87.80%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) Scrum
3 16 (39.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (29.27%) DevOps
5 9 (21.95%) Microservices
6 8 (19.51%) SOA
7 7 (17.07%) Data Analysis
7 7 (17.07%) Test Automation
8 6 (14.63%) E-Commerce
8 6 (14.63%) Software Architecture
8 6 (14.63%) User Stories
8 6 (14.63%) Web Development
9 5 (12.20%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 5 (12.20%) Identity Access Management
9 5 (12.20%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (12.20%) SOLID
10 4 (9.76%) Data Modelling
10 4 (9.76%) Kanban
10 4 (9.76%) Project Management
11 3 (7.32%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) Java
2 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.32%) Python
3 3 (7.32%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) Perl
4 2 (4.88%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.44%) C#
5 1 (2.44%) Dart
5 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) MBA
2 1 (2.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
2 3 (7.32%) Actionable Recommendations
2 3 (7.32%) PSD2
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (2.44%) XenApp
1 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Ansible
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) PingFederate
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) Oracle
2 7 (17.07%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.44%) CA
4 1 (2.44%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (2.44%) Charles River
4 1 (2.44%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix
4 1 (2.44%) CyberArk
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) New Relic
4 1 (2.44%) Pega
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.44%) Splunk
4 1 (2.44%) Symantec
4 1 (2.44%) Teradata
4 1 (2.44%) Varonis